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Former SDSU employee charged in identity theft of co-worker

By Jordan Smith Managing Editor

December 18, 2013

A former employee of the SDSU Chemistry department has been charged with five felony charges, after allegedly opening up credit cards under the name of a co-worker and using them to spend more than $35,000 in a span of nine months.Kari Lynn Fuks, 38, was arrested Dec. 5. She has been charged with th...

SDSU wins Showdown food drive

SDSU wins Showdown food drive

Staff Reports

November 19, 2013

  A food drive conducted during rivalry week between SDSU and USD has resulted in donations totaling more than 17 tons of food for Feeding South Dakota – and another Jackrabbit victory. SDSU fans donated 18,747 pounds of food, while supporters of USD raised 16,613 pounds. In total, the food will p...

Jackrabbits top rival Coyotes on the road

By Marcus Traxler Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2013

VERMILLION — Agony and ecstasy in a matter of two plays.Thankfully for SDSU, the good feeling was the one that stuck. Winston Wright’s 80-yard interception return for a touchdown with 2:36 remaining allowed the Jackrabbits to pull away for a 27-12 win over rival USD Saturday.The win is the Jacks’ thi...

Live Blog: SDSU football at USD

Sports Staff

November 16, 2013

Join our sports staff at 12:30 p.m. Saturday as they provide live coverage from the SDSU-USD football battle at the DakotaDome in Vermillion. The 6-4 Jackrabbits need a win over the rival Coyotes to keep their playoff hopes alive, while the Coyotes are hoping to thwart those chances in SDSU's first trip to...

Jackrabbits receive $12.5m for new Dykhouse Stadium for football

By Marcus Traxler Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2013

The long-awaited future for SDSU’s football program is much closer thanks to two key donations Saturday. Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford and Sioux Falls banker Dana Dyhouse will donate $12.5 million to the proposed $60 million new football stadium. The new stadium will carry Dykhouse’s name and w...

Student finishes Boston Marathon in top 11 percent


April 19, 2011

About 200 feet before crossing the finish line, Cy Fixen collapsed. Then one of the 27,000 other runners helped the exhausted Fixen cross the line to finish 2,473rd in the Boston Marathon April 18. “I don’t know who the guy was, but I’m really grateful,” Fixen said. Fixen, a senior pharmacy major, h...

Advertising students take second at regional competition


April 16, 2011

A group of SDSU advertising students took second place in the Midwest district of the 2011 National Student Advertising Convention in Minneapolis. The five-member team presented their class campaign in front of a panel of judges April 17 at Wiley Hall on the University of Minnesota campus. The annual comp...

Service-learning showcase displays experience of SDSU students


April 12, 2011

South Dakota State University students will showcase their service-learning experiences and insights from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, in the Volstorff Ballroom of The Union. The open-house ceremony celebrates and witnesses student service-learning efforts. Students will present poster displa...